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budget office director doug holtz-eakin, and cnn congressional correspondent dana bash. let's straighten out this economy thing. and have you all tell me, "a," what was the most worrisome thing in the economic report we got out of the jobless report, and what makes you think, okay, we can still survive this? let me start with you. >> well, 80,000 jobs. that's pretty disappointing. if we stick at 80,000 and that is the reality of what is going on, unemployment will rise and we have 8.2% unemployment and that is a problem. that's the most worrisome aspect of the report. but there were some positives. hours worked increased. that's a good leading indicator. businesses will ask their existing workers to work longer hours before they hire. >> so that's a precursor to new jobs. >> it is. >> sometimes. >> it generally is. hours worked are at a high level. any pickup in activity will froebl lead to more jobs. and any pickup of activity will translate into more jobs, and we got a big increase in wages which is encouraging. i noticed that wage growth had been slowing, but it is not the case. it is
to cheer premature admission. jeanne moos, cnn, new york. >>> i'm randi kay, and thank you for watching. "state of the union" with candy crowley starts right now. >>> june disappoints with weak job numbers. today, unemployment and the presidential race. >> but it is still tough out there. >> this kick in the gut has got to end. >> exclusive interviews with senate republican leader mitch mcconnell and democratic campaign adviser robert gibbs. and then a sputtering economy with douglas holtz-eakin and mark zandi, and also dana bash. >> if we are going to succeed, we have to face the problems squarely. >> and bill bradley on how to fix a broken washington and what we can all do better. i'm candy crowley and this is "state of the union." >>> not the best of weeks for the romney campaign. it was under fire for sources as not ready for prime time when a senior adviser said that obama care is fine for when buying insurance is not a penalty and a tax. a big oops in the republican world world because the republicans have used the supreme court decision to say it is a tax. reset. >> the supreme c
is engineered to amaze. ♪ >>> with me now mark zandi, chief economist of moody's, and doug holtz-eakin, and cnn congressional correspondent dana bash. let's straighten out this economy thing. i want to have you all tell me the most worry somethithat we g of the economics job report and say, okay, we can survive this. start with you. >> 80,000 jobs is pretty disappointing. if we stick at 80,000 and that is the reality of what is going on, unemployment will rise and we have 8.2% unemployment and that is worrisome aspect of the report. there were some things positive, hours worked increased. businesses will ask workers to work longer hours before they hire. >> that is a precursor to new jobs. >> yes. and any pickup of activity will translate into more jobs, and we got a big increase in wages which is encouraging. i noticed that wage growth had been slowing, but it is not the case. it is solid. >> and douglas? >> well, those points are right. one of the disappointing characteristics of the recovery has not been just the jobs, but the lack of income growth, and that has hurt the households to spend
's bean important decision. i'm sure that cnn and others will be the first to know right after the person who wins the contest for contributing money to our website learns. >> this month do you think we'll see an announce snment. >> i'm just not sure to be honest. and i don't want to set expectations one way or the other and then not meet them. >> ed gillespie, thank you. >> thanks for having me. >>> mitt romney is demanding an apology for president obama. will he get one? obama campaign adviser david axelrod is next. [ male announcer ] don't miss red lobster's four course seafood feast, just $14.99. start with soup, salad and cheddar bay biscuits then choose one of 7 entrees plus dessert! four perfect courses, just $14.99. come into red lobster and sea food differently. he doesn't look like a heart attack patient. i was teaching a martial arts class and it hit me. we get to the emergency room... and then...and then they just wheeled him away. i had to come to that realization that "wow, i am having a heart attack." i can't punch this away. i'm on a bayer aspirin regimen. [ male announcer
the depression. >> and we will talk about those ads with our cnn political analyst ron brownstein and "time" magazine's michael sherer. >>> an incumbent president still in peril, and measuring optimism about the economy has fallen to the lowest level this year, and personal spending cooled as shoppers cut back on items big and small from cars to groceries and the broadest measure of economic health, the gross domestic product grew at an anemic 1.5% in the second quarter. not good news for president obama 100 days away from the election. and joining us this morning is senator dick durbin. i want to put the gdpp fod -- g figures the gross domestic product figure, because it has been up, but not to the point where it can bring down unemployment. that is a 3% growth rate, but we have a 1.5% in the last quarter. no president in modern history has beeen re-elected with these kinds of numbers and what is your concern? >> well, ki say this, more than 26 straight months of private sector job creation, and many of the jobs that we have lost in the public sector the president has appealed to congress
us is cnn correspondent ron brownstein, and michael scherer from "time" magazine, and a qualified group to talk about ads. so ken, let me start with you, the ads and the assumption only in swing states that both sides are trying to gain voters. my hypothesis is that they are trying to galvanize their own voters. which is it? >> well shgs, i think it is a l bit of both, but i'm not going to disag grree with the host he. you are right. >> that is a smart man. >> and in a two-person race, people don't have to love mitt romney to vote for mitt romney, and people don't have to love barack obama to vote for barack obama, and what the campaigns are doing a little bit and talking about swing states and swing voters and they are trying to mobilize the base. and what the obama campaign is trying to especially do, even though this election is very much about the president, and like all presidential elections are when you have an an inco incumbent running, this campaign is very much about mitt romney. even if the president is in a difficult situation and if the economy was doing better, he wo
's an important decision. i'm sure that cnn and others will be the first to know right after the person who wins the contest for contributing money to our website learns. >> this month do you think we'll see an announcement? >> i'm just not sure to be honest. and i don't want to set expectations one way or the other and then not meet them. >> ed gillespie, thank you. >> thanks for having me. >>> mitt romney is demanding an apology for president obama. will he get one? obama campaign adviser david axelrod is next. has helped fund economic and environmental recovery. long-term, bp's made a five hundred million dollar commitment to support scientists studying the environment. and the gulf is open for business - the beaches are beautiful, the seafood is delicious. last year, many areas even reported record tourism seasons. the progress continues... but that doesn't mean our job is done. we're still committed to seeing this through. so how much do we owe you? that'll be $973.42. ya know, your rates and fees aren't exactly competitive. who do you think i am, quicken loans? [ spokesman ] when you refin
. so obviously that's part of the calculation as well. >> jim acosta, i'm also joined by cnn's wolf blitzer in our jerusalem bureau. wolf just wrapped up a lengthy interview with governor romney. tell me, wolf, is there a headline that pertains to this visit you can share with us? >> reporter: he did say flatly that he regards jerusalem as israel's capital, candy, and he said that he would very much like to move the united states' embassy from tel aviv to jerusalem. as you know, since the 1967 war when israel captured east jerusalem, which was then under jordanian control, no u.s. president has ever recognized east jerusalem, including the old city of jerusalem, as being part of israel under israeli sovereignty. and the u.s. has always kept its embassy in tel aviv as opposed to jerusalem. so i asked him how he felt about that. i asked him specifically, do you think that jerusalem is israel's capital? and he said absolutely he does. i said, do you think that the united states should move its embassy from tel aviv to jerusalem? he said that would be the goal, but he said if he were el
for joining us. if you would like to help invictims of the colorado tires, visit cnn.com/impact. thank you for watching "state of the union." i'm candy crowley. find us on itunes, search state of the union. fareed zakaria gps is next. >> this is gps, the global public square. welcome to all of you in the united states and around the world. we'll start today's show with american politics in the wake of the supreme court ruling on health care. what does it mean for the presidential race? for health care? what about economics? i have a star studded panel to discuss all of this. then we go overseas to egypt's election of mohamed morsi. what can we expect from an islamist president? two of the top egypt experts tell us. >>> next up, how do you count and catalog 1.2 billion people? i'll ask the man creating a revolutionary biometric id for every one of india's citizens. >> also, the housing bubble caused the crash. will a coming housing boon finally power this anemic recovery? >> first, here's my take. what to do about syria? western military intervention looked fraught with difficulties. but th
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